The Het Financieele Dagblad redesign: A special interview with Jacek Utko

Jacek will be the keynote speaker at SND Amsterdam, Nov. 7-9. Register Here for #SNDAMS Visit the #SNDAMS web site Award-winning design consultant Jacek Utko has become synonymous with SND World’s Best Designed Newspaper. Poland’s Puls Biznesu, Estonia’s Aripaev, De Morgen (Belgium), and Het Parool (The Netherlands), all touched by Jacek, all have been named SND […]

SND Amsterdam: ‘I’m inspired by what could be’

Interview by Sara Joosten With the SND Amsterdam coming closer, we wanted you to get to know some of the speakers a little better. We asked them about their career and how they got to the point where they are now without giving too much away about their SND talk. In this interview we speak […]

SND Amsterdam: ‘Only break the rules if you know them by heart’

Interview by Sara Joosten With the SND Amsterdam coming closer, we wanted you to get to know some of the speakers a little better. We asked them about their career and how they got to the point where they are now without giving too much away about their SND talk. The first interview is with […]

#SND AMS: Smart News Design Conference

We are delighted to announce our next SND conference in Europe! This time it will be held in amazing Amsterdam. The ‘City of Freedom’ will play host to a three-day event will be filled with learning, networking and talks evolving around the general theme of SND: Smart News Design

Behind TIME magazine’s drone cover: A Q&A with D.W. Pine

video credit: Time Magazine So … who needs Photoshop or After Effects, when you have 958 drones at your disposal? Time magazine collaborated with Intel to sketch its June 11 cover in the sky — a composition of light emanating from a fleet of choreographed drones, about 100 meters in height, photographed from another drone. […]

Remembering Warren Watson, former SND president

From Marty Steffens, professor at the University of Missouri School of Journalism: Former SND President Warren Watson died May 27 at Maine Medical Center in Augusta, where he had been hospitalized since mid-December with complications of diabetes. The longtime journalist and nonprofit executive was 67. Watson was SND president in 2003 and later served as […]

SNDHK2018 will be the first international infographics event to take place in Hong Kong.

SND Region 19 — Asia, South-Pacific is delighted to announce the SND Hong Kong Infographic Summit on April 13-15, 2018. Infographics are an important tool for innovative storytelling and crucial for attracting young readers.

Neville Brody is keynote speaker at SND LONDON 2017

It’s a great honor to announce Neville Brody as keynote speaker in the SND conference in London on 3rd November 2017 Neville Brody is one of the most influential graphic designers of the late 20th century and founder of  brody associates Neville Brody is synonymous with ‘visual language’. A seminal creative director, designer, typographer and brand […]

SNDS, the Society for News Design Scandinavia, has awarded the best design of news both digitally and in print.

The Danish digital news site Zetland_ won the digital award “Best of Show”, while the Finnish newspaper Sunnuntaisiomalainen won the “Best of Show” in print when the winners in the competition Best of Nordic News design were revealed Wednesday evening in Copenhagen.

Free download: Making the best of journalism better for audiences

A new report by the American Press Institute focuses on content design examines the facts around complex and divisive topics through alternative formats designed to be more accessible and less politically volatile. Issues important to communities — jobs, immigration, education, crime, climate change, for example — have grown more complex, and in many cases, politicized. […]